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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Karl Marchant

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Flabelina Face!
By Karl Marchant
posted Tuesday, June 24, 2008
51 votes

Fish Eye Lens
By Karl Marchant
posted Saturday, March 21, 2009
37 votes

Cave of light in Menorca, near Cala Galdana.
left strobe off, right strobe on.
D300, Sigma 10mm
By Karl Marchant
posted Thursday, August 12, 2010
33 votes

Divers enter 'Swiss Cheese' Dive site in Menorca
By Karl Marchant
posted Monday, August 9, 2010
29 votes

Francois Gaultier descending to the abyss once more....  With no air!
By Karl Marchant
posted Sunday, September 28, 2008
27 votes

Oyster up close and  personal
By Karl Marchant
posted Monday, April 21, 2008
24 votes

The original image I used for the 'Fish Eye Lens' idea... They are a resident group at Hin Daeng, smaller numbers  in the group these days, it seems that allot of the life at the site is disappearing fast, way to much fishing in Thailand.
By Karl Marchant
posted Tuesday, April 21, 2009
24 votes

Porcelain Crab
By Karl Marchant
posted Sunday, February 3, 2008
23 votes

'If we are really quiet, maybe he won't know we're here...' Zebra shark with 'groupies'
By Karl Marchant
posted Monday, February 23, 2009
23 votes

Fearsome Lizard Fish!
By Karl Marchant
posted Saturday, February 14, 2009
22 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Karl Marchant

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Hypselodoris Picta, Hangin Out!
Almost touching the dome... by Karl Marchant
Hypselodoris Picta, Hangin Out!
Almost touching the dome as he preens in front of the mirror.
Should be in Nudibranch category but its not Macro, D300, Sigma 10mm
12 Votes
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Cave of light again, this time showing the underwater lig... by Karl Marchant
Cave of light again, this time showing the underwater lighting effect of the sun penetrating through the water.....
12 Votes
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Cave of light in Menorca, near Cala Galdana.
left strobe... by Karl Marchant
Cave of light in Menorca, near Cala Galdana.
left strobe off, right strobe on.
D300, Sigma 10mm
shortlistedShortlisted!
Final RoundThrough to 2010 awards final round judging
33 Votes
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Divers enter 'Swiss Cheese' Dive site in Menorca by Karl Marchant
Divers enter 'Swiss Cheese' Dive site in Menorca
29 Votes
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Flabellina portrait. 105mm with +2 diopter by Karl Marchant
Flabellina portrait. 105mm with +2 diopter
shortlistedShortlisted!
16 Votes
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Free Spirit by Karl Marchant
Free Spirit
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Balearic Sea Spain
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Spain
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Scourge of the Med! 
Although I think they hold a certai... by Karl Marchant
Scourge of the Med!
Although I think they hold a certain beauty. The main reason they are such a problem in the Med is due to the decline of turtles, which eat plastic waste thinking it is jelly.
Food for thought...?
22 Votes
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Hypselodoris Picta Portrait. by Karl Marchant
Hypselodoris Picta Portrait.
12 Votes
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Sepia Sunbathing by Karl Marchant
Sepia Sunbathing
22 Votes
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Hawksbill Turtle in Free fall. by Karl Marchant
Hawksbill Turtle in Free fall.
16 Votes
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Yellow Snapper, problems with the upload, hence the doubl... by Karl Marchant
Yellow Snapper, problems with the upload, hence the double entry...
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 31, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Yellow Snapper by Karl Marchant
Yellow Snapper
10 Votes
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"You scratch my back, and I won't eat you"!! by Karl Marchant
"You scratch my back, and I won't eat you"!!
8 Votes
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The original image I used for the 'Fish Eye Lens' idea...... by Karl Marchant
The original image I used for the 'Fish Eye Lens' idea... They are a resident group at Hin Daeng, smaller numbers in the group these days, it seems that allot of the life at the site is disappearing fast, way to much fishing in Thailand.
24 Votes
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Fish Eye Lens by Karl Marchant
Fish Eye Lens
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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It's usually a fish eye we shoot!
37 Votes
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Battalion of Batfish by Karl Marchant
Battalion of Batfish
20 Votes
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'If we are really quiet, maybe he won't know we're here..... by Karl Marchant
'If we are really quiet, maybe he won't know we're here...' Zebra shark with 'groupies'
23 Votes
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Fearsome Lizard Fish! by Karl Marchant
Fearsome Lizard Fish!
22 Votes
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Freediver Training for the Andaman Freedive Competition, ... by Karl Marchant
Freediver Training for the Andaman Freedive Competition, Koh Lanta, Thailand
21 Votes
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Whip Coral Goby by Karl Marchant
Whip Coral Goby
17 Votes
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Nice Under Carriage! Hawksbill enjoying jelly lunch by Karl Marchant
Nice Under Carriage! Hawksbill enjoying jelly lunch
18 Votes
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Nearly 40 minutes with this beautiful 6 metre whaleshark.... by Karl Marchant
Nearly 40 minutes with this beautiful 6 metre whaleshark.... A real treat for Koh Bida!
14 Votes
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Ornate Friends. Two of a group of three Ornate Ghost Pipe... by Karl Marchant
Ornate Friends. Two of a group of three Ornate Ghost Pipefish @ Koh Haa, near Koh Lanta.
11 Votes
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Mars Attacks. 
Cuttlefish on a night dive. by Karl Marchant
Mars Attacks.
Cuttlefish on a night dive.
9 Votes
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Francois Gaultier descending to the abyss once more....  ... by Karl Marchant
Francois Gaultier descending to the abyss once more.... With no air!
27 Votes
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Attack Formation. Barracudas on the prowl at the wreck of... by Karl Marchant
Attack Formation. Barracudas on the prowl at the wreck of El Malakoff
20 Votes
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Flabelina Face! by Karl Marchant
Flabelina Face!
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Editor's Comment
Such a limited depth of field when you are this close, Karl squeezes every millimeter out here...
51 Votes
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